Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Entertainment and Sports Law Symposium
The Legal Evolution of Professional Golf and Tennis
Friday, April 15, 12 p.m.- 5 p.m.
C|M|LAW, Moot Court Room, 1801 Euclid Avenue
Sponsored by the Entertainment and Sports Law Association.
Special guest Panelists will share their experience and knowledge on the legal aspects of player representation, event management, broadcasting, publicity rights, exploitation, and legal governance.
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm: Registration
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm: The Legal Evolution of Professional Tennis
Kevin Callanan, vice president of IMG Tennis
Jim Thomas, former tennis professional
Gavin Forbes, senior vice president of IMG Tennis
2:15 pm – 3:15 pm: Legal Governance of the
Zandria Conyers, legal counsel to the LPGA
Peter Carfagna, executive-in-residence Professor at C|M|LAW, LPGA Board Member
3:30pm – 5:00 pm: The Legal Evolution of Professional Golf
Dave Lightner, owner of Fairway Sports Management
Jay Burton, senior vice president, IMG Golf
Jim Juliano, managing partner at Nicola, Gudbranson & Cooper, LLC
This symposium is free and open to the public. Preregistration is not necessary.
Continuing Legal Education credit: 4 hours (free)
Contract Michael Kluchin at Michael.firstname.lastname@example.org for more information